Watford flat features

The following charts compare flat features (e.g. no. of rooms, floor area size, number of fireplaces, ...) in Watford postcode area to the flat features in whole England and Wales. Data is taken from energy certificates for domestic buildings. The certificates were issued between 2008-2019. Data is available for more than 15 million properties.

Watford flats by number of rooms

Room count is number of habitable rooms. Habitable rooms include any living room, sitting room, dining room, bedroom, study and similar; and also a non-separated conservatory and a kitchen/diner having a discrete seating area. Excluded from the room count are any room used solely as a kitchen, utility room, bathroom, cloakroom, en-suite accommodation and similar, any hallway, stairs or landing, and any room not having a window.

Watford flats by number of rooms
No. of roomsWatfordEngland & Wales
15.5%6.2%
238.7%37.4%
345.3%42.2%
48.9%10.6%
51.4%2.7%
6+0.3%1.0%

Watford flats by floor area size

The gross floor area - the total of all enclosed spaces measured to the internal face of the external walls

Watford flats by floor area size
Floor area sizeWatfordEngland & Wales
under 30m²3.0%4.5%
30-49m²35.2%32.8%
50-69m²40.4%39.5%
70-89m²16.5%16.1%
90-109m²2.7%4.1%
110-149m²1.6%2.2%
150m²+0.6%0.7%

Watford flats by rental type

Watford flats by rental type
Rental typeWatfordEngland & Wales
social rental18.7%23.1%
private rental24.2%29.1%
non-rental57.2%47.8%

Watford flats by number of fireplaces

The number of open fireplaces in the property. Air can pass between the inside of the property and the outside.

Watford flats by number of fireplaces
Number of fireplacesWatfordEngland & Wales
098.1%97.1%
11.8%2.5%
20.1%0.3%
3+0.0%0.1%

Watford flats by main heating fuel

The type of fuel used to power the central heating. Bio is one of biomass, B30D, B30K, bioethanol, biogas, rapeseed. Coal also includes anthracite. Dual is dual fuel with mineral or wood. Wood can be pellets, chips or logs.

Watford flats by main heating fuel
Main heating fuel typeWatfordEngland & Wales
bio0.0%0.1%
coal0.0%0.0%
dual0.0%0.0%
elect30.7%29.7%
gas69.0%69.2%
LPG0.1%0.2%
no heat0.3%0.5%
oil0.0%0.2%
waste0.0%0.1%
wood0.0%0.0%

Watford flats by windows glazing

The type of glazing. From British Fenestration Rating Council or manufacturer declaration.

Watford flats by windows glazing
Windows glazingWatfordEngland & Wales
sigle5.0%10.5%
double/secondary77.1%77.1%
triple/multiple0.3%0.3%
high perfomance17.6%12.1%

Watford flats by gas meter availability

A gas meter or a gas-burning appliance is available in the dwelling. A closed-off gas pipe does not count.

Watford flats by gas meter availability
Mains gasWatfordEngland & Wales
gas meter/-burning appliance50.8%58.2%
no gas meter49.2%41.8%

Watford flats by number of heated rooms

Watford flats by number of heated rooms
No. of roomsWatfordEngland & Wales
16.5%7.2%
238.4%37.4%
344.8%41.6%
48.7%10.3%
51.3%2.6%
6+0.3%0.9%

Watford flats by solar heating availability

Indicates whether the heating in the property is solar powered.

Watford flats by solar heating availability
Solar heatingWatfordEngland & Wales
solar0.1%0.1%
no solar99.9%99.9%

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